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Phil Garner AS-3AW-5WS-1

+ Played in Major Leagues 1973-1988
Biography Data
Positions: 2B-987, 3B-841, SS-42, DH-2
Proper Name: Phillip Mason Garner
Born: April 30, 1949 (66.159)
Place Jefferson City, Tennessee
Height/Weight: 5-10 / 177 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Bearden (Knoxville,TN)
College: University of Tennessee
Drafted: 1971 -- 1st round (2nd overall) by Oakland Athletics (Jan-Sec)
MLB Debut:September 10,1973 (24.133)
TBC Player ID:11757
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Career Activity
Organizations:OAK, PIT, HOU, LAN, SFN
Relationship(s):Father of Ty Garner

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Granted Free Agency.
    Signed as Free Agent by Giants.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Astros to Dodgers for Jeff Edwards.
    Signed as Free Agent by Astros.
    Granted Free Agency.
    Traded by Pirates to Astros for Kevin Houston, Randy Niemann and Johnny Ray.
    Traded by Athletics with Chris Batton and Tommy Helms to Pirates for Mitchell Page, Tony Armas, Rick Langford, Doug Bair, Doc Medich and Dave Giusti.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by Oakland Athletics in 1st round (2nd overall) of 1971 Amateur Draft (Jan-Sec Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Montreal Expos in 8th round (171st overall) of 1970 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1988San Francisco Giants$ 375,0002761561$ 62,500$ 392,107
    1987Houston Astros$ 450,0002181470$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1987Los Angeles Dodgers$ 450,0002181370$ 60,000$ 344,906
    1986Houston Astros$ 600,000195972$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985Houston Astros$ 745,000103684$ 60,000$ 370,780

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